On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 2015

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


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greek debt crisis: European Commission announces a bailout with Greece and its creditors has been agreed "in principle"

Economist Mario Draghi
Economist
Mario Draghi
  • Japan's Sendai Nuclear Power Plant restarts the first nuclear reactor since the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster
  • Largest ever outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in New York - 12 dead, with over 100 cases in the South Bronx
  • Spain's top matador Francisco “Paquirri” Rivera Ordóñez is gored and injured by a bull in Huesca